Aiken veterinarian facing child charges

...children.Juan Carlos Gamboa, 52, who owns Gamboa Veterinary Services at 475 Gamboa Place, has been accused of committing...acts upon a child under 16.According to Gamboa Veterinary Services, Gamboa has dedicated his practice to the treatment...

Rants & Raves

...should give dogs to poor people instead of charging them $85: How are these poor people going to provide routine veterinary services for the dogs? ... Even healthy dogs need to see a vet once a year for their shots, and dog owners need to be...

Animal shelter needs help

...little.The shelter costs more than $250,000 yearly to run, which includes the purchase of food, supplies, veterinary services, maintenance and utilities. They currently have a serious problem with the roof, which requires $26,000 to...

Aiken's Ashbrook Gwinn named girls cross country runner of the year

...remainder of her short but successful time at Aiken, which includes taking AP Biology as she prepares to study veterinary services in college."I love Aiken High. It's really awesome. My teammates have been wonderful welcoming me as a new...

Grady McElmurray Jr.

...veterinarian in the states of Kentucky, Georgia and South Carolina, primarily in Aiken, SC where he established Veterinary Services, PA. He served as State President of the South Carolina Association of Veterinarians as well as six years on...

Kennel choice takes research

...convenient for the family and what's best for the animal, said Brenda Sleasman, the program coordinator at Veterinary Services in Aiken. "A lot of people are traveling, and in this type of weather, their pets can become overheated very...

Service club assists students and charities

...Grants were given to Fisher House, the American Red Cross, Christmas House, America's Heroes, Fort Gordon's Veterinary Services, Youth Challenge Academy, the JROTC programs at Lakeside, Harlem, Westside and Hephzibah high schools, the...

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Tests for mad cow disease come back negative

...raised the possibility of a new case of the disease in the United States. A more definitive test at the National Veterinary Services Laboratory in Ames, Iowa, came back negative, the officials said. The announcement was a relief to the U...

Malaysia reports bird flu in chickens at village near Thailand

...310 miles northeast of Kuala Lumpur, was an isolated case. Hawari Hussein, director general of the Malaysian Veterinary Services Department, said tests on chickens were positive for the H5 strain of avian flu, and further tests were being...

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Races benefit charities

...spring to get that check," he said. The money, which is put into a general fund, pays for medicine, food, veterinary services and staff to care for the cats and dogs until they are adopted. The Aiken Steeplechase Association also uses proceeds...

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